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Feb 13, 2008
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced on February 13, 2008, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for California's 10th congressional district
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Last Updated: Feb 13, 2008
Length: 3 pages
To direct the Commandant of the Coast Guard to issue regulations requiring pilots of certain vessels to carry and utilize a portable electronic device equipped for navigational purposes, and for other purposes.
The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1100 (111th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5428”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 5428 — 110th Congress: Vessel Navigation and Safety Improvement Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5428
“H.R. 5428 — 110th Congress: Vessel Navigation and Safety Improvement Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2008. February 10, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr5428>
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